The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 32 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.22% 5.88% 7.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.71% 10.20% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 23
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% -12.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 147 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 47.22% 57.65% 54.83%
Number of salaries quoted 75 118 174
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Java
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region.

Java Salary Trend in Croydon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Data Quality
3 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) VB6
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) VB
4 3 (42.86%) COBOL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) SAS
5 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
5 2 (28.57%) QlikView
5 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 2 (28.57%) Statistics
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) System Testing
5 2 (28.57%) R
5 2 (28.57%) Tableau
5 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
6 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
6 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
1 2 (28.57%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Quality Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Data Quality Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Data Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) JSP
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSLT
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) Yii
1 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) VB6
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) COBOL
4 2 (28.57%) R
5 1 (14.29%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow